Yep, Han and Leia were definitely either drunk or high when they showed up on Cloud City

Monty Python’s Eric Idle just did an interview with The New York Times in advance of his new memoir, Always Look on The Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography. The chat is filled with insight, heart, and plenty of affable grouchiness, but of particular note is the confirmation of a story that’s long swirled around a…

40 years ago, George Harrison recruited Eric Idle to make some Python-esque videos

George Harrison, who would have turned 73 today, has a reputation as being the most dour of The Beatles, but in fact, he had a keen sense of humor and was even something of a comedy nerd. During the dark days of the Fab Four’s collapse, Harrison is said to have taken refuge in episodes of Monty Python’s Flying Circus. …